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Michigan Renaissance Festival 2017

Take a time-travel adventure into the 16th century at the 38th annual Michigan Renaissance Festival! Join our Queen Elizabeth in a jubilee! Inside our turreted gates, visitors enjoy the sights and sounds of a 17-acre village, complete with building reproductions of Renaissance shops, taverns and a magnificent castle. Continuous entertainment takes place on the streets and on 17 themed stages; featuring full-contact armored jousting, comedy and theater shows, music, games, people-powered rides and so much more! Fabulous food and more than 300 artisans displaying their gallery-quality works complete the experience!

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For more info, check out:
http://www.michrenfest.com/
https://www.facebook.com/michrenfest

Game of Thrones Season Seven Finale Viewing Party

Our Game of Thrones Party is back!! After a successful Season 7 Kickoff Party we just had to bring the LARPers, Cosplay & turkey legs back, and add some Trivia to the mix for an awesome Finale Party! RSVP in advance for your chance to win the best seats in the house. AND, every 20th person to enter the event will win a pair of 20 Monroe Live concert tickets *while supplies last*. Please note our floor is concrete, so bring something to sit on! Upgrades to our mezzanine seating will be available on the night of the show.

Door Time: 7pm
LARP Battle of the Houses: 7:30pm
Cosplay Costume Contest: 7:45pm (Anyone can enter – just come dressed in your best!)
Trivia: 8pm
Show: 9pm

Ages: All

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For more info, check out:
https://www.facebook.com/events/153911811831392
http://www.20monroelive.com//EventDetail?tmeventid=0&offerid=51771

Harry Potter in the Park Festival

In 1997 we learned of “The Boy who Lived”. Join us at Rogers Park in Sparta, Mi on Saturday, August 26th for our second annual event where we will be celebrating the return of school at Hogwarts and the 20th anniversary of the release of Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone. The magic will begin at 3:30PM. Your ticket includes entry into the park where you will be given the wizarding experience of the summer. The ticket includes all on stage events including a close out performance by Tonks and The Aurors along with Blandford Nature Center’s owl presentation, Collison Petting Zoo with their live snakes, gnome tossing, house sorting, a horcrux hunt a costume parade, a magic show, and much more. Don’t forget to check out the Diagon Alley vendors.


SEPARATE TICKETS will be available for the following classes due to limited space HERBOLOGY and Quidditch Training with the Grand Valley State University Grindylows. We will be competing for House Points this year with several events including an Arthur Weasley Rubber Duck Race. Ducks will be available for purchase through eventbrite with ticket and at the gate. Points will also be awarded for donations to the “Free Dobby to Help the Homeless” sock drive and a “Defense Against the Dark Arts” Lupin’s Dog Toy collection for our Fantastic Beast companion and shelter dogs in celebration of National Dog Day which is also August 26th.
Cosplay and costumes are welcomed and points will be given for house representation.

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For more info, check out:
https://www.facebook.com/events/1841252806124064/
https://www.facebook.com/harrypotterspartaculturalalliance/
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/harry-potter-in-the-park-festival-tickets-33854245961?aff=efbneb

A Night of Magic and Muggles

Experience the best of Hogwarts, Diagon Alley and Hogsmeade in an evening of food, fun, and festivities! Enjoy magical activities, make and takes, and special guests. Prizes will be awarded for trivia and the best costume in several categories.

This event is for wizards and muggles 18 and older.

The cost is $25 per person, please reserve your spot online at www.kidsnstuff.org

For more information call 517-629-8023 or visit kidsnstuff.org

Mackinaw City Renaissance Festival 2017

Come enjoy the magic of a renaissance festival right in the heart of the Mackinaw Crossing. Pay $1 to arrest your friends and family courtesy of The Jail. Enjoy The witchy woman’s booth, Lady Brook’s tarot and tea leaf readings, and the enchanted mermaid of the fountain. Fun for all ages!! Please dress up and share in this magical event!!

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For more info, check out:
https://www.facebook.com/events/165405030639159